Alli double earns rejuvenated Spurs win over Bournemouth

November 30, 2019 Tottenham Hotspur’s Dele Alli shake hands with Bournemouth’s Jack Stacey as he celebrates after the match REUTERS Jose Mourinho’s dream start as Tottenham Hotspur manager continued as Dele Alli scored twice in a 3-2 victory at home to Bournemouth on Saturday — a third successive win for the Portuguese since replacing Mauricio Pochettino. Despite watching them win their first back-to-back league games since April, it was not all good news for Mourinho, though, as his side conceded late goals for the second week running. Alli, whose struggles…

Liverpool 2 – 1 Brighton: Van Dijk nets double as Liverpool surge 11 points clear

November 30, 2019 Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk in action with Brighton & Hove Albion’s Lewis Dunk REUTERS Liverpool hung on after having goalkeeper Alisson Becker sent off to beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points thanks to two first-half headers from defender Virgil van Dijk. Liverpool, who also equalled their unbeaten top flight run of 31 games set between May 1987 and March 1988, have 40 points from 14 games, with second-placed champions Manchester City on 29…

West Ham beat Chelsea to pick up their first win since September

November 30, 2019 Chelsea’s Fikayo Tomori in action with West Ham United’s Sebastien Haller Action Images via Reuters A 48th-minute goal from Aaron Cresswell earned West Ham United a surprise 1-0 victory at Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday, their first win since September. Cresswell latched on to a pass from Pablo Fornais and cut inside Chelsea’s 19-year-old defender Reece James before shooting into the far corner past Kepa Arrizabalaga. It was West Ham’s second real chance of the game after a 25th-minute effort from Michail Antonio, whose point-blank…

There is no stopping Virgil van Dijk and the Liverpool riptide winning the Premier League

One man stood head and shoulders above this contest, one team stands head and shoulders above the Premier League competition. Virgil van Dijk and Liverpool, giants of English domestic football. No individual is as magnificently dominant as Van Dijk, no team as powerful as the machine assembled by Jurgen Klopp. No, they are not the current champions and have not been in most of these players’ lifetimes. But as December dawns, they are, surely, already champions-elect. What odds some publicity-seeking bookmaker soon pays out on Liverpool ending their three-decade title…

Cheryl sparks Girls Aloud reunion talk with throwback snap amid backstabbing rumours

Cheryl got everyone talking about a Girls Aloud reunion. The singer, 36, got the buzz going on Instagram when she posted a throwback picture of the band in their hey day to mark 17 years on since they formed the band. Kimberley Walsh re-posted the image causing a stir on social media. Yet talk of backstabbing, jealousy and spats has emerged since Nadine Coyle said she hasn’t spoken to her former band mates in years before her I’m A Celeb appearance. Cheryl appeared to try and dispel the rumours of…

Willie Thorne’s wife explains reasons why she had to end marriage to snooker ace

Snooker legend Willie Thorne’s 24-year marriage ended after his wife decided she could no longer live with his “lies”, a pal has revealed. Jill Saxby, a former Miss Great Britain, had desperately wanted to make it work – but things had become too much after years of dealing with Willie’s gambling addiction. The friend said: “She’s a Sheffield lass and as tough as steel – she knew it was a decision she had to make. “Jill doesn’t want to be defined by Willie Thorne, she’s her own person and won’t…

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Reunite Over Thanksgiving Holiday

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott continue to spend time together, two months after E! News learned they were “taking space apart.” The two and 1 and 1/2-year-old daughter Stormi Webster joined her family on a trip to Palm Springs over Thanksgiving weekend. Kylie and sister Kendall Jenner flew out first earlier in the week, on a private jet, and celebrated the actual holiday at mom Kris Jenner‘s home in the area, along with her boyfriend Corey Gamble and Khloe Kardashian and 1/2-year-old daughter True Thompson. Travis joined them in Palm Springs and spent time with Kylie and Stormi, an eyewitness told E! News. …

‘Shaking’ Strictly judge Motsi Mabuse refuses to sit down as she hands Karim ’10’ paddle

“Shaking” judge Motsi Mabuse refused to sit down tonight after Karim Zeroual’s stunning jive tonight as he was awarded the first 40 of the series. Karim and pro partner Amy Dowden hoped to impress with their Jive to You Can’t Stop The Beat from Hairspray, but they did more than that as they were gifted with a standing ovation. Motsi, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli all gave him a standing ovation but as the two latter judges sat down, Motsi stayed standing. She exclaimed: “I can’t sit down, I’m shaking.…

Kaley Cuoco Celebrates ”Coolest Birthday to Date” in Bangkok

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP It’s another trip around the sun for Kaley Cuoco and she’s ringing in her 34th with a bang! The Big Bang Theory alum celebrated her birthday today in Bangkok, Thailand while shooting her upcoming television series The Flight Attendant. The actress took to Instagram to share a video of her fellow cast and crew members singing “happy birthday” to her.  In the video, Cuoco is seen blowing out the candles to her cake as she says: “Thank you so much, this has been such an unbelievable experience. I can’t believe I turned…

Buveur D’Air suffers comeback defeat to see Cheltenham Champion Hurdle odds lengthen

Buveur D’Air can be backed at 10-1 to get his Champion Hurdle crown back at Cheltenham next March after a shock comeback defeat at Newcastle. The dual Champion Hurdler, who took a dramatic third-flight fall at the National Hunt Festival last spring, went off at 2-13 to gain a third successive victory in the Grade 1 Betfair Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Gosforth Park. Jockey Barry Geraghty was content to let Henry Brooke and 16-1 chance Cornerstone Lad turn for home with an eight-length lead. Buveur D’Air delivered his challenge after…